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Posts published in December 2012

Mungule Women Hatch New Family Plan for ‘Overbearing’ Hubbies

[Times of Zambia]When couples get married, they become one, literally meaning all decisions and plans made are done jointly and in consultation of the other. But, when it comes to matters of family planning, the women of Mungule have no say.

National Soccer Squad Arrives in Saudi Arabia

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia soccer squad jetted into Saudi Arabia yesterday to effectively begin preliminary preparations for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals with coach Herve Renard challenging the team mainly consisting of local players ...

Chinese Firm Completes First Phase Tazara Study

[Times of Zambia]THE Third Railway Survey and Design Institute Group Corporation (TSDI) of China has completed the field phase of the feasibility study which will determine options for Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA)'s future development.

Banda, Locci Case – Sakwiba Steps Aside

[Times of Zambia]LUSAKA lawyer, Sakwiba Sikota yesterday withdrew from representing former Republican President Rupiah Banda's son, Andrew in a corruption case citing conflict of interest.

Madison Targets 2 Million People for Life Cover

[Times of Zambia]MADISON LIFE Insurance Company is targeting two million people for life cover by the end of 2013 through a partnership with Celpay Zambia Limited aimed at providing free insurance products to Celpay customers countrywide.

Draft Constitution Indabas Receive Warm Response

[Times of Zambia]THE Constitution Technical Committee has received overwhelming response from members of the public during district and provincial conventions, vice-chairperson Julius Sakala has said.

Lengwe, Chimfwembe Win Ndola Squash Tourney

[Times of Zambia]SOUTH Africa-based Mwinga Lengwe and ever-green Sharon Chimfwembe retained their Judge Lloyd Siame Ndola Open Squash championship titles after recording routine 3-0 victories during men's and women's finals respectively.

CBU Don Chunda Dies

[Times of Zambia]COPPERBELT University (CBU) Dag Hammarskjöld Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies acting director Emmanuel Chunda has died.

Barclays Livingstone Should Put Act Together

[Times of Zambia]BARCLAYS Bank needs to pay particular attention to its operations in Livingstone as Zambia gears up to co-host the United Nations World Tourism Association (UNWTO) General Assembly next year.

Tennis Players Upbeat for Zone 6

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Under-20 tennis coach Edgar Kazembe has expressed confidence that his players would be able to perform well on the new and immaculate court surfaces ahead of the Supreme Council for Sports in Africa (SCSA) Zone Six Youth Games.

Stopping Marital Abuse in Zambia

[OSISA]Cleopatra Tembo is 26. She lives in Zambia's Matero Township. And she is routinely beaten by her husband. Cleopatra says she is hit for no apparent reason. Or rather she is beaten for doing things like going to the market in the evening, leaving...

Big Send-Off for Zone-Six Athletes to Lusaka

[New Era]Windhoek -Deputy Minister of Youth, National Service, Sport and Culture, Pohamba Shifeta, yesterday showered his blessings upon a delegation of 165 athletes that will represent Namibia in various sports codes at the Zone-6 U/20 Youth Games, wh...

Zone Vi Youth Games Team Leaves for Zambia

[The Herald]ZIMBABWE'S Zone VI Youth Games team is scheduled to leave this morning for Zambia and the Young Mighty Warriors are the country's medal prospect at this year's tournament. Zimbabwe is sending a relatively small team of 33 athletes that will...

Party Secretary Sues Party President

[Times of Zambia]MMD national secretary Richard Kachingwe has petitioned the Lusaka High Court to nullify the election of Nevers Mumba as president of the trouble-torn party.

Sata Reaffirms Graft Fight

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata has said the Government will not relent in devising strategies and enacting laws that will ensure the eradication of corruption in Zambia.

Cops Search Party Leader’s Residence

[Times of Zambia]POLICE yesterday searched MMD leader Nevers Mumba's residence as they intensified the hunt for MMD cadres that allegedly assaulted MMD national secretary Richard Kachingwe.

FAZ/FIFA Get Down to New Development Strategy

[Times of Zambia]THE World soccer governing body, FIFA, and the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has commenced drafting a new strategic and development plan for Zambia following a successful review of the performance of the national soccer governin...

RB’s Still MMD President – Andeleki

[Times of Zambia]RECORDS at the office of Chief Registrar of Societies indicate that former Republican President Rupiah Banda is still MMD president.